He excels in the humanity with which he treated the vanquished.
The fertile writer Paul Kovacs excels more particularly in humorous narration.
For philological and ethnographical research into the origin and growth of the language none excels Paul Hunfalvy.
Bishop Stubbs belongs to the front rank of historical scholars both as an author and a critic. Among Englishmen at least he excels all others as a master of every department of the historian's work, from the discovery of materials to the elaboration of wellfounded theories and literary production.
Such an alloy can be cast like ordinary bronze, but excels the latter in hardness, elasticity, toughness and tensile strength.